Auction: Swann Gallery – February 21, 2019

Photographs: Art & Visual Culture – Feb 21, 2019 at 1:30 pm | Photographs & Photobooks

PETER HUJAR (1934-1987)
Leg–Paul H. Silver print, the image measuring 14 7/8×14 3/4 inches (37.8×37.5 cm.), the sheet 20×16 inches (50.8×40.6 cm.), with Hujar’s signature, title, edition notation 4/15, numeric or inventory notation 846, and date, in ink, on verso. 1979

Estimate $9,000 – 12,000


Acquired directly from the Photographer; to a Private New York Collector.

Sale 2499 Lot 222

Exhibition: Ties, Tales and Traces – February 2019

Dedicated to Frank Wagner,
Independent Curator (1958–2016)

9 February – 5 May, 2019
Opening 8 February at 7 p.m.
Also visit Between Bridges (project space by Wolfgang Tillmans)
2 February – 16 March, Opening 1 February, 7 p.m.

C★NDY 12 – January 2019

The unflinching Fran Lebowitz.
Photographed by Lia Clay and interviewed by Alexander Fury.
Archive photography by Peter Hujar.

12TH ISSUE  2019


12 Covers ― 1500 Copies  460 Pages

#CandyTransversal     #Candy12    #10YearsCandying    #GiveLoveGetLove

The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art – February 2019

“In Celebration: A Recent Gift from the Photography Collection of Marcuse Pfeifer”

Curated by Wayne Lempka

Feb. 9 through July 14, 2019 – The opening reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9.

The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz, Sara Bedrick Gallery
SUNY New Paltz 1 Hawk Drive, New Paltz, NY 12561


God Made My Face: A Collective Portrait of James Baldwin at David Zwirner Gallery – January 2019

God Made My Face: A Collective Portrait of James Baldwin
Curated by Hilton Als
January 10February 16, 2019
David Zwirner will present a group exhibition curated by Hilton Als, which will feature works by Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Richard Avedon, Karl Bissinger, Beauford Delaney, Marlene Dumas, Glenn Ligon, Cameron Rowland, Kara Walker, and James Welling, among other artists.

The Guardian – November 2018

Hitchcock remade and fake IDs: Paris Photo’s altered reality

by Sean O’Hagan

Lecture – December 13, 2018

Lecture on East Village photographer Peter Hujar: His Life and Art by Anthony Del Aversano


Christie’s – April 2018

The ‘secret fame’ of Peter Hujar

Ten things to know about the life and work of the photographer whose raw, honest images captured the avant-garde art and fashion scenes in downtown New York in the early 1980s